Ford Taurus SE (2015)
Top 44%294 points
Top 44%
Top specs, facts and figures

Ford Taurus SE (2015): 30 facts and highlights

1. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
58% have it

2. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
14.9l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 5.3l/100 km

3. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
344Nm
Tesla Roadster: 10000Nm

4. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
9.7l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 4.2l/100 km

5. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
46% have it

6. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
288hp
Opel VXR8 GTS (2014): 585hp

7. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
569l
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 894l

8. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
61% have it

9. height

1.54m
Audi S4 Premium Plus (2014): 1.41m

10. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
991mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.08m

11. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
89% have it

12. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.87m
Rolls-Royce Phantom (2014): 3.57m

13. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
24
Rolls-Royce Ghost II (2014): 48

14. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
960mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.05m

15. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
84% have it

16. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
72l
Audi A8 (2014): 90.1l

17. weight

1.84t
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.85kg

18. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
12.3l/100 km
Citroen C5 HDi 115 (2014): 4.6l/100 km

19. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
90% have it

20. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Ford Taurus SE (2015)
91% have it

21. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
96561km
Chevrolet SS (2014): 160934km

22. longer basic warranty (km)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
57936km
Mitsubishi Lancer GT (2014): 96561km

23. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 2

24. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Hyundai Elantra (2014): 10yrs

25. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
3yrs
Hyundai Elantra (2014): 5yrs

Top 10 sedans

Add to comparison
    Compare
    This page is currently only available in English.